Hertz Partners With Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages To Provide Exclusive Car Rental Offers Across Europe

 Hertz Partners With Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages To Provide Exclusive Car
                         Rental Offers Across Europe

  PR Newswire

  LONDON, April 12, 2013

LONDON, April 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation (NYSE:HTZ), the
world's largest general car use brand, has signed a three year global deal as
the preferred car rental supplier for the Collection of nine Chic Outlet
Shopping® Villages in Europe by Value Retail. The partnership, which
encompasses the nine luxury outlet shopping Villages across Europe, offers
customers of both companies exclusive VIP offers and joint promotions
including 10% off the lowest available rates for worldwide car hire.

Michel Taride, Group President, RAC International, Hertz Corporation, said:
"We are delighted to announce our partnership with Chic Outlet Shopping® to
deliver Hertz's global car rental services to international visitors to
Europe. Customers can make their next visit to a Chic Outlet Shopping® Village
even more enjoyable by hiring a car from Hertz. With the growing trend in
'shopping tourism', the partnership provides Hertz with an excellent
opportunity to reach new and existing consumers with compelling car rental and
shopping offers."

Neil Herbert, Head of Partnerships for Chic Outlet Shopping® , added: "This is
an exciting new addition to our portfolio of partners for the Chic Outlet
Shopping® Villages in Europe, allowing us to further connect with our global
guest. This month sees the launch of our new Chic Travel Portal on
ChicOutletShopping.com allowing our guests to build bespoke itineraries
incorporating our full range of luxury guest services. Hertz will be included
within the portal providing guests to our nine Villages access to beneficial
rates and additional flexibility to include a shopping experience as part of
their itinerary."

Value Retail is the only company to specialise exclusively in the creation and
operation of outlet shopping villages in Europe. The nine Chic Outlet
Shopping® Villages in Europe offer an authentic luxury retail experience to
visitors the world over. The nine Villages are situated within easy reach of
Europe's favourite gateway cities – London, Dublin, Paris, Madrid, Barcelona,
Milan, Bologna, Brussels, Antwerp, Cologne and Frankfurt, and in regions of
cultural renown making the Village the perfect destinations to enjoy a day out
and drive with Hertz.

About Hertz

The Hertz Corporation ( www.hertz.com ) operates its car rental business
through the Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty brands from approximately 10,400
corporate, licensee and franchisee locations in North America, Europe, Latin
America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and New Zealand. Hertz is
the largest worldwide airport general use car rental brand, operating from
approximately 8,800 corporate and licensee locations in 150 countries. Hertz
is the number one airport car rental brand in the U.S. and at 111 major
airports in Europe. Dollar and Thrifty have approximately 1,580 corporate and
franchisee locations in 80 countries.

Hertz is in its 94th year of delivering quality car rental solutions to
leisure and corporate customers. Product and service innovations such as Hertz
#1 Club Gold, Worldwide Online Check-in, specially designed NeverLost®
satellite navigation systems, and unique cars offered through the company's
Prestige, Family, Fun/Adrenaline and Green Collections, set Hertz apart from
the competition.

About Chic Outlet Shopping® The Collection of Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages
is a unique concept in outlet shopping created by Value Retail, the only
company to specialise exclusively in the development and operation of luxury
outlet shopping destinations. The Villages offer the authentic previous
seasons' collections of leading luxury fashion and lifestyle brands with
savings of up to 60%, and sometimes more, on the recommended retail price, all
year round. Within easy reach of some of Europe's and China's favourite
gateway cities – London, Dublin, Paris, Madrid, Barcelona, Milan, Bologna,
Brussels, Antwerp, Cologne, Frankfurt, Munich and, in early 2014, Suzhou and
Shanghai – the Villages are defined by high fashion, superior service and
hospitality, a calendar of celebrated events, and exceptional value for money.
Located in regions of cultural and historic renown, the Villages have become
international tourist destinations in their own right. Value Retail's new
venture – Value Retail China – to bring the distinctive Chic Outlet Shopping®
Villages to China will see the first Village – Suzhou Village™ – located in
historic Suzhou, 50 miles west of Shanghai. As with other members of the
Collection, Suzhou Village will be defined by its offer of international
luxury fashion and lifestyle brands, together with an exceptional level of
service.

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